Best Cars for Uber and Lyft Drivers

January 14th, 2019 by

Woman driving a 2019 Mazda CX-9
You might be looking for a new Mazda or pre-owned vehicle for more than just a way to get around town. Nowadays, owning a vehicle is one way to earn an income as well. Driving for both Uber and Lyft becoming more and more popular near Joliet, so choosing the right vehicle is crucial. Both new and Certified Pre-Owned Mazda vehicles are great options for Uber and Lyft drivers.

Already an Uber or Lyft driver? Continental Mazda of Naperville services all makes and models — you can schedule your next maintenance or repair online or call us at 630-352-5900.

Fuel Efficiency

Uber and Lyft drivers put a lot of miles on their vehicles, so it’s important to purchase or a car or SUV that has strong fuel economy. Mazda vehicles not only deliver on affordability, but they’re fuel efficient as well:

  • 2019 Mazda CX-3 Sport: 29 mpg city/34 mpg highway* with the front-wheel drive automatic transmission.
  • 2019 Mazda CX-5 Sport: 25 mpg city/31 mpg highway* with the front-wheel drive automatic transmission.
  • 2019 Mazda CX-9 Sport: 22 mpg city/28 mpg highway* with the front-wheel drive automatic transmission.
  • 2018 Mazda3 Sport: 28 mpg city/37 mpg highway* with the front-wheel drive automatic transmission.
  • 2018 Mazda3 Sport Hatchback: 28 mpg city/37 mpg highway* with the front-wheel drive automatic transmission.
  • 2018 Mazda6 Sport: 26 mpg city/35 mpg highway* with the automatic transmission.

Interior Space

When driving for Uber and Lyft, you need a vehicle that offers plenty of room for passengers and items they might bring in the Plainfield area. Luckily both the Mazda cars and SUVs offer impressive interior dimensions and cargo capacities.

  • 2019 Mazda CX-3 Sport: There’s 38.4 inches of front headroom and 37.2 inches of rear headroom, as well as 41.7 inches of front legroom and 35 inches of rear legroom. The Mazda CX-3 seats five, and there’s 12.4 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats and 44.5 cubic feet behind the front-row seats.
  • 2019 Mazda CX-5 Sport: There’s 39.7 inches of front headroom and 39 inches of rear headroom, as well as 41 inches of front legroom and 39.6 inches of rear legroom. The Mazda CX-5 seats five, and there’s 30.9 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats and 59.6 cubic feet behind the front-row seats.
  • 2019 Mazda CX-9 Sport: You’ll enjoy 39.3 inches of headroom in the front 38.5 inches in the second-row seats, and 35.4 in the third row. Legroom is just as generous, with 41 inches in the front, 39.4 inches in the second row, and 29.7 inches in the third row. Moreover, this model offers seating for up to eight, along with a dedicated cargo capacity of 14.4 cubic feet, which can expand to 71.2 cubic feet with the second- and third-row seats folded down.
  • 2018 Mazda3 Sport: There’s 38.6 inches of front headroom and 37.6 inches of rear headroom, as well as 42.2 inches of front legroom and 35.8 inches of rear legroom. The Mazda3 seats five, and there’s 12.4 cubic feet of cargo space.
  • 2018 Mazda3 Sport Hatchback: There’s 38.6 inches of front headroom and 37.6 inches of rear headroom, as well as 42.2 inches of front legroom and 35.8 inches of rear legroom. The Mazda3 hatchback seats five, and there’s 20.2 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats and 47.1 cubic feet behind the front-row seats.
  • 2018 Mazda6 Sport: There’s 38.4 inches of front headroom and 37.1 inches of rear headroom, as well as 42.2 inches of front legroom and 38.7 inches of rear legroom. The Mazda6 seats five, and there’s 14.7 cubic feet of cargo space.

Ready to Purchase a New or Used Mazda?

As you can see, a new or Certified Pre-Owned Mazda is a practical choice that provides plenty of room for passengers and helps save you money on gas thanks to impressive fuel economy ratings. To learn more buying a Mazda for your Uber or Lyft driving business, contact us or visit us near Aurora.

Why Buy From Continental Mazda of Naperville?

When you’re ready to buy a new or used Mazda for your Uber or Lyft business, trust the team at Continental Mazda of Naperville.

  • For 9 consecutive years, Continental Motors Group has been named “Best Auto Dealer” by Naperville Magazine.**
  • We have an excellent reputation, which is backed by years of stellar online reviews.
  • Our CRUISE Online Car Buying Program allows you to take every step of the buying process from home — we can even deliver!

Disclaimers:

*EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.

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